Raymond B. Schwartz, 75, of Berne, IN, passed away on Sunday, June 23, 2019, after an extended illness. He was born on October 16, 1943 in Adams County, IN, the son of the late Daniel L. and Maryann (Yoder) Schwartz. He married Maggie K. Hilty on November 28, 1968, and she preceded him in death.
He was a member of the Old Order Amish. He was a woodworker for Verlyd Cabinets and also worked as a farmer.
Surviving are his children, Vernon (Lydia) Schwartz, Maryann (Zach) Gilbert of Berne, Katie (Michael) Schwartz, Joni (Susan) Schwartz both of Monroe, Melvin (Rosie) Schwartz of Bluffton, Mahlon (Lydia) Schwartz of Decatur, Raymond (Barbara) Schwartz, Ammon (Barbara) Schwartz, Merlin (Maryann) Schwartz all of Berne; 62 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren; a brother, Joni B. Schwartz of Monroe; a sister, Lydiann Schwartz of Berne; several brothers and sisters in law.
Raymond was also preceded on death by 4 brothers, Ernest, Merlin, Daniel and Samuel and his sister, Emma.
Visitation will be on Monday, June 24, 2019 from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. and Tuesday June 25, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. at the Merlin M. Schwartz residence 646 W. 300 S. Berne, IN.
The Funeral Service will be held at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at the Merlin M. Schwartz residence 646 W 300 S Berne, IN, with Bishop Marvin L. Hilty officiating. Burial will take place in the Schwartz Cemetery.